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Nik Turner

Nik Turner
Country
England
Profile
Best known as a member of Hawkwind, Nik Turner has also played sax as a guest with many others as well as led his own space rock bands.
Website
http://www.nikturner.com
Related articles (26)
Releases on file (43)
Chromium Hawk Machine — Annunaki Chromium Hawk Machine — Annunaki
(Black Widow BWR205, 2017, 2CD)
Nik Turner — Life in Space Nik Turner — Life in Space
(Purple Pyramid CLO0605, 2017, CD)
Flame Tree — Flame Tree Featuring Nik Turner Flame Tree — Flame Tree Featuring Nik Turner
(Purple Pyramid CLO 0298, 2016, CD)
Spirits Burning & Clearlight — The Roadmap in Your Head Spirits Burning & Clearlight — The Roadmap in Your Head
(Gonzo Multimedia HST423, 2016, CD)
Various Artists — Space Rock: An Interstellar Traveler's Guide Various Artists — Space Rock: An Interstellar Traveler's Guide
(Purple Pyramid CLO0355CD, 2016, 6CD)
Nik Turner — Space Fusion Odyssey Nik Turner — Space Fusion Odyssey
(Cleopatra CLP2302, 2015, CD)
Spirits Burning — Starhawk Spirits Burning — Starhawk
(Gonzo Multimedia HST323CD, 2015, CD)
Sleepyard — Black Sails Sleepyard — Black Sails
(Global Recording Artists GRA 13442, 2014, CD)
Space Invaders & Nik Turner — Playing the Sonic Noise Opera Space Invaders & Nik Turner — Playing the Sonic Noise Opera
(Nasoni 150.2CD, 2014, CD)
Nik Turner — Space Gypsy Nik Turner — Space Gypsy
(Cleopatra CLP 0666, 2013, CD)
Space Ritual — Otherworld Space Ritual — Otherworld
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC2011, 2007, CD)
Saturnia — Muzak Saturnia — Muzak
(Elektrohasch 119, 2006, CD)
Space Ritual — Live at the Venusian Electric Ballroom in the Cygnus 5 Galaxy Space Ritual — Live at the Venusian Electric Ballroom in the Cygnus 5 Galaxy
((Not on label) no#, 2004, CD)
Various Artists — 2001 - A Space Rock Odyssey Various Artists — 2001 - A Space Rock Odyssey
(Castle CMDDD094, 2001, 2CD)
Five Fifteen — Silver Machine Five Fifteen — Silver Machine
(Record Heaven RHCDM 8, 2000, CD)
Anubian Lights  — Live with Nik Turner Anubian Lights — Live with Nik Turner
(SR 1011, 1999, CD)
Various Artists — Thousand Days of Yesterdays - A Tribute to Captain Beyond Various Artists — Thousand Days of Yesterdays - A Tribute to Captain Beyond
(Record Heaven RHCD19, 1999, CD)
Various Artists — Archives of Space Various Artists — Archives of Space
(Purple Pyramid CLP 0064-2, 1997, CD)
Various Artists — Area 51 - The Roswell Incident Various Artists — Area 51 - The Roswell Incident
(Purple Pyramid CLP 0172, 1997, 2CD)
Mother Gong — The Best of Mother Gong Mother Gong — The Best of Mother Gong
(Purple Pyramid CLP 9983-2, 1997, CD)
Various Artists — Strange Daze '97 Various Artists — Strange Daze '97
(Pangea Music OM-2012, 1997/1999, 2CD)
The Moor — Flux The Moor — Flux
(Bishop Garden BGR 03.1996.01, 1996, CD)
Nik Turner — Past or Future? Nik Turner — Past or Future?
(Cleopatra CLP 9685-2, 1996, CD)
Various Artists — Space Daze 2000 Various Artists — Space Daze 2000
(Cleopatra 1944, 1996, CD)
Anubian Lights — The Eternal Sky Anubian Lights — The Eternal Sky
(CLEO 96032, 1995, CD)
Various Artists — A Saucerful of Pink Various Artists — A Saucerful of Pink
(Cleopatra CLEO 9551-2, 1995, 2CD)
Nik Turner — Prophets of Time Nik Turner — Prophets of Time
(Cleopatra CLEO69082, 1994, CD)
Various Artists — Space Daze Various Artists — Space Daze
(Cleopatra CLEO 79162, 1994, CD)
The Moor — Every Pixie Sells a Story The Moor — Every Pixie Sells a Story
(Bishop Garden BGR01, 1993, CD)
Nik Turner — Sphynx Nik Turner — Sphynx
(Cleopatra CLEO 2135-2, 1993, CD)
Hawkwind — Zones Hawkwind — Zones
(Cleopatra CLP 1240-2, 1983/2002, CD)
Robert Calvert — Hype: Songs of Tom Mahler Robert Calvert — Hype: Songs of Tom Mahler
(Gonzo Multimedia HST131CD, 1981/2013, CD)
Mother Gong — Fairy Tales Mother Gong — Fairy Tales
(Spalax CD 14813, 1979/1994, CD)
Nik Turner's Sphynx — Xitintoday Nik Turner's Sphynx — Xitintoday
(Eclectic Discs ECLCD1055, 1978/2007, CD)
Hawkwind — Warrior on the Edge of Time Hawkwind — Warrior on the Edge of Time
(Atomhenge ATOMCD 1035, 1975/2013, CD)
Robert Calvert — Captain Lockheed and the Starfighters Robert Calvert — Captain Lockheed and the Starfighters
(Atomhenge ATOMCD 1017, 1974/2009, CD)
Hawkwind — Hall of the Mountain Grill Hawkwind — Hall of the Mountain Grill
(EMI 7243 5 30035 2 4, 1974/2001, CD)
Hawkwind — Space Ritual Hawkwind — Space Ritual
(EMI 5099943333721, 1973/2001, 2CD)
Hawkwind — The Weird Tapes No. 6 - Live 1970-73 Hawkwind — The Weird Tapes No. 6 - Live 1970-73
(Hawkwind Records HAWKVP11CD, 1973/2001, CD)
Hawkwind — Doremi Fasol Latido Hawkwind — Doremi Fasol Latido
(EMI 7243 5 30031 2 8, 1972/2001, CD)
Hawkwind / Hawklords — Greasy Truckers Party Hawkwind / Hawklords — Greasy Truckers Party
(Parlophone HAWKS 9, 1972/2015, 2CD)
Hawkwind — X in Search of Space Hawkwind — X in Search of Space
(EMI 7243 5 30030 2 9, 1971/2001, CD)
Hawkwind — Hawkwind Hawkwind — Hawkwind
(EMI 7243 5 30028 2 4, 1970/2001, CD)

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